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DNA methylation signature of passive smoke exposure is less pronounced than active smoking: the Understanding Society study

Paige M. Hulls, Frank de Vocht, Yanchun Bao, Caroline L. Relton, Richard M. Martin, Rebecca C. Richmond

Drug/Alcohol AbuseHouseholdsHealthBiologyGenetics


Using biomarkers to predict healthcare costs: evidence from a UK household panel

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

EconomicsHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


People do not adapt. New analyses of the dynamic effects of own and reference income on life satisfaction

Caspar Kaiser

PsychologyEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell Being


Who is lonely in lockdown? Cross-cohort analyses of predictors of loneliness before and during the COVID-19 pandemic

Feifei Bu, Andrew Steptoe, Daisy Fancourt

PsychologyDemographyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Prevalence and predictors of general psychiatric disorders and loneliness during COVID-19 in the United Kingdom

Lambert Zixin Li, Senhu Wang

PsychologyPsychiatryWell BeingHealthCovid 19


COVID-19: has the pandemic affected relationships between children and their non-resident parents?

Caroline Bryson, Stephen McKay

PsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentFamily Formation And DissolutionWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealthFinanceSociology Of HouseholdsCovid 19


Mental health and health behaviours before and during the initial phase of the COVID-19 lockdown: longitudinal analyses of the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Claire L. Niedzwiedz, Michael J. Green, Michaela Benzeval, Desmond D. Campbell, Peter Craig, Evangelia Demou, Alastair H. Leyland, Anna Pearce, Rachel M. Thomson, Elise Whitley

Drug/Alcohol AbusePsychologyDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


COVID-19: mental health and wellbeing surveillance report

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PsychologyHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Changing living arrangements, family dynamics and stress during lockdown: evidence from four birth cohorts in the UK

Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham, Min Qin, Athina Vlachantoni

PsychologyDemographySocial ChangePublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial PsychologyCovid 19


Remote working is here to stay – but that doesn’t mean the end of offices or city centres

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Sociodemographic inequality in exposure to COVID-19-induced economic hardship in the United Kingdom

Dirk Witteveen

DemographyLabour MarketEconomicsPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Social class inequalities in educational attainment: measuring social class using capitals, assets and resources

Roxanne Connelly, Vernon Gayle, Chris Playford

Social NetworksYoung PeopleEducationLabour MarketSavings And AssetsSocial CapitalArtsSociologySocial Stratification


UK productivity could be improved by a permanent shift towards remote working, research shows

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Coronavirus: 'Nine in 10 would continue working from home'

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


'Unconscionable': Labour attacks government for trying to force people back to the office during pandemic

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


BCC attacks government 'scaremongering' on getting back to the office

Alan Felstead, Darja Reuschke

Social GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Gender differences in the impact of the Covid-19 lockdown on unpaid care work and psychological distress in the UK

Baowen Xue, Anne McMunn

PsychologyTime UseLone ParentsUnpaid WorkLabour MarketWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingCovid 19


GCSE results: the hidden but enduring effects of parental social class

Sarah Stopforth, Vernon Gayle, Ellen Boeren

Social GroupsSocial SciencesYoung PeopleEducationResearchSociologySocial Stratification


Briefing note COVID-19 survey: ethnic differences in effects of COVID-19: household and local context

Alita Nandi, Lucinda Platt

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyGeographyDemographyMigrationHouseholdsLiving StandardsEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Britain is on its way to experiencing an unemployment crisis

Kathleen Henehan

Human CapitalTraining: Labour MarketEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPublic PolicyEconomic PolicyCovid 19


Short courses in social care and ‘green jobs’ likely to help workers move out of coronavirus-hit sectors, though UK ill-prepared to deliver large-scale retraining programmes

Kathleen Henehan

Human CapitalTraining: Labour MarketEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPublic PolicyEconomic PolicyCovid 19


The relationship between stress, ageing and asthma

Luke Evan Barry, Ciaran O’Neill, Liam G. Heaney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Housing wealth and residential energy consumption

Helen X.H. Bao, Steven Haotong Li

Environmental SociologyPsychologyEconomicsPovertySavings And AssetsHousing Market


Regional inequalities in adiposity in England: distributional analysis of the contribution of individual-level characteristics and the small area obesogenic environment

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

Area EffectsGeographyHealthSocial StratificationBiology


Does arts and cultural engagement vary geographically? Evidence from the UK household longitudinal study

H.W. Mak, R. Coulter, D. Fancourt

Area EffectsGeographyPovertyWell BeingHealthArtsSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour